1552 - Painted Turtle

1552 - Painted Turtle
Marie Karickhoff
South Lyon, MI   USA

Width: 8.5"   Length: 9.5"

Designer: Bethany Reynolds’ Stack-n-Whack technique, with Bethany's blessings.

Materials/Techniques: 100% cotton flannel, 100% cotton Warm & Natural batting. Stack-n-Whack blocks pieced with Superior Threads 100% cotton MasterPiece. Free-motion quilted using Superior Threads 100% polyester MonoPoly on top and Superior Threads 100% polyester Bottom Line in bobbin.

Artist's Statement: Sightings of turtles while canoeing and kayaking on the White River, a nationally designated Scenic River in Western Michigan , inspired a series of three Stack-n-Whack quilts made of a whimsical turtle print.

Dedication: For my mother, Marie Gratton.

This quilt is displayed with a hanging ring.

This quilt earned $50.00 for Alzheimer's research.